Liverpool & Knowsley Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Information, Advice and Support Service (SENDIASS) - Provided by Barnardos
Welcome to Liverpool and Knowsley SENDIASS we offer advice and support around various topics relating to Special Educational Needs and disabilities (SEND) for children and young people aged 0-25 living in the Liverpool and Knowsley Area District and their families.
We are funded by Liverpool City Council and Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council but the service is managed independently by Barnardo's. We provide free, confidential and impartial support – which means we do not take sides and we try to ensure that everyone’s views are expressed and heard. We can offer information advice and support by telephone or email, and by more focused methods depending on individual need.
0 - 25
We offer information, advice and support over the telephone and by email. You can Self-refer if you contact us by telephone please leave a message clearly stating your name, number and a brief description of your concern. A member of staff will contact you to discuss your circumstances.
A 24-hour answer machine and call back service and signposting service, including linking to the national SEND helpline, as well as a dedicated email address for enquirie and a website for information and guidance.
All staff delivering the service are IPSEA trained.
Things to know
Barnardo's is Britian's biggest children's charity we supported 357,276 children, young people, parents, and carers who needed us. during 2021/22. You can visit Barnardos.org.uk, to find out more about the work we do.